History Resources

University Libraries

The University Libraries at The University of Southern Mississippi provide an extensive collection of books, newspapers and journals of interest to history students. For students working on research projects, the library's special collections provide access to primary source material.


Turnitin.com is an plagiarism prevention service used by many faculty members in the Department of History. For more information, including a guide to using turnitin.com, visit turnitin.com. For specific information on registering as a student in a history class, see your instructor.

Regional Archives

Local and regional archives offer access to rich resources for student researchers.

Regional Museums

Local and regional museums offer glimpses of the past for USM students.